Specialty Care

Dana-Farber Community Cancer Center

Dana-Farber Community Cancer Care is a partnership between the Whittier Street Health Center and the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.  Our on-site, comprehensive cancer care program offers:

  • Expert second opinion for known malignancies
  • Efficient diagnostic work-up of suspected malignancies
  • Mammography
  • Immediate referrals into disease specific departments at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Referrals to breast health specialists at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Referrals to dental specialists at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Referrals to geneticists and genetic testing
  • No-cost lung cancer screening and on-site tobacco cessation counseling
  • Insurance verification
  • Live professional medical interpreter services
  • Social work support
  • Cancer education resource room
  • Expert and compassionate coordination of care

Your doctor may put you in touch with us if you:

  • Received abnormal results from a test that relates to cancer (for example, a pap smear or mammogram)
  • Were treated for cancer in the past but do not have a doctor involved in your cancer care now
  • May be at risk for cancer (for example, if your primary doctor is concerned about your family’s health history)
  • You can also contact us directly if you think our services might help you.

For more information regarding Dana-Farber Community Cancer Care, please contact us at  (617) 632-5335 or (617) 989-3267. To schedule an appointment for a mammography, please call our office at (617) 989-3200 or (617) 989-3260. Our fax number is (617) 632-4088.